Santa Clara Valley Lutheran Parish

Silicon Valley Lutheran congregations; Diverse, Progressive, Active. San Jose, CA
Santa Clara Valley Lutheran Parish

Plan Your Visit

7275 Santa Teresa Blvd
San Jose, CA 95139-1352

(408) 736-9216


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Who We Are

The Silicon Valley Lutheran Parish is a Conference of congregations in the Sierra Pacific Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Visit our website to find specific congregations. We have congregations of different sizes and worship styles. Regular services are offered in English and/or Spanish depending on the congregation, with pastoral care and occasional services in English, Spanish, German, or other languages depending on the pastor.

About Us

Casual, Traditional Liturgy, Creative, Down to Earth, Hip, Downtown, Old-school, Spirit-filled, Friendly, Progressive, Conservative, Gay affirming, Inclusive, Charismatic, Historic, Neighborhood-focused, Multigenerational, Young, Young families, Lots of kids

Community Service, Social Justice, Faith and Work, Addiction/Recovery, Children's Ministry, Young Adults, Youth Group, Choir, Missions, Yoga/Meditation, Dance, Nursery, Adult Education, Food Pantry, Daycare, Preschool, School, Disability

Passionate Reverent, Traditional Hymns, Gospel Choir, Rock-n-roll, Contemporary, Organ, Jazz, Chanting

Lutheran (ELCA)


English, German, Spanish

Our Services

What are services like?
Check each congregation's website - we really are quite diverse!

What is the community like?
Each congregation has its own "personality", but in general ours is a progressive tradition with an emphasis on education, caring for those in need, social justice and equality.

What if I'm not a Christian?
We are *all* works-in-progress.

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